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Average Hourly Rate for Kingwood Medical Center Employees

Based in Houston, Texas, Kingwood Medical Center has job openings extending from Medical Technologist to Registered Nurse, viable employment options for those looking to enter the ever-expanding field of hospital. Excluding overtime pay (which brings in $37.54), people who work for Kingwood Medical Center earn an approximate salary of $25.31 per hour. How long you've been working primarily drives compensation; however, what you do at the company and geography are also reported as secondary influences on salary at Kingwood Medical Center. This synopsis is derived from the responses of individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

Employer: Kingwood Medical Center
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Medical Technologist (4)
$20.32 - $29.86  
[-]Medical Technologist (4)
Hourly Rate$20.32 - $29.86  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (3)
$27.64 - $51.70  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (3)
Hourly Rate$27.64 - $51.70  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 7 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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Kingwood Medical Center Details

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Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make approximately $13.00. Those who stay for at least five years earn noticeably more; average pay at that point reach $18.25. Broken down by tenure, the largest number of Kingwood Medical Center employees (41 percent) have 20 years or more of experience and typically earn $26.35 per hour.


Registered Nurses earn the highest median pay at about $35.72, followed by Medical Technologists ($25.57).


Residents of North Houston pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $35.72 per hour; other top-paying cities include Humble ($26.23) and the company's headquarter city of Houston (approximately $25.60).

Certifications and Degrees

Registered Nurses earn around $36.35, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at $35.72 per hour. It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Kingwood Medical Center — these employees make the most at about $35.53 per hour.


Skill-wise, employees who report Acute Care as part of the toolkit report the most money, earning $36.35 on average. Folks here also tend to know Generalist Duties; on the survey, slightly less than a third of workers named it in their skills portfolios.


Women make up the majority of employees in a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Kingwood Medical Center lets only two-fifths of workers take paid vacation and only a fifth of workers take sick leave. Most workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). A strong majority of workers receive health insurance, and a fair portion of workers get dental coverage. Some other perks are life insurance, relocation expenses, tuition reimbursement, and a stock purchase plan.

Key Stats

87 %
13 %
Hourly Rate
$12 - $32
Hourly Rate
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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